U.S. Government, 6 States Seek Injunction Blocking Merger of American, US Airways

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The U.S. Department of Justice on August 13 filed a lawsuit against US Airways Group Inc. and AMR Corp., the parent company of American Airlines Inc., seeking a full injunction to prevent the proposed merger of the two airlines on grounds that it violates federal...

U.S. Government, 6 States Seek Injunction Blocking Merger of American, US Airways

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The U.S. Department of Justice on Aug. 13 filed a lawsuit against US Airways Group Inc. and AMR Corp., the parent company of American Airlines Inc., seeking a full injunction to prevent the proposed merger of the two airlines on grounds that it violates federal...

DOJ to Drop Antitrust Case If US Airways, American Give Slots to Low-Cost Carriers

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) on Nov. 12 proposed a final judgment with US Airways Group Inc. and American Airlines Inc. under which the DOJ would drop its merger antitrust lawsuit against the airlines if they divest slots and gates at key constrained...